TUFTS INNOVATION SYMPOSIUM 

Strategies for Scaling Up

presented by: 

The Fletcher School

International Business Club

in collaboration with:

Institute for Business in the Global Context

Tufts Institute for Global Leadership

Legatum Center


Thank you for attending the Tufts Innovation Symposium! 

Innovative ideas start small. They can emerge within start-ups, multinational corporations, or non-profit organizations. Often, they hold the promise of deep impact. But innovation itself is not a magic bullet. Ideas and approaches that thrive in controlled environments can fail when scaled to regional, national, and global levels. This raises the question, “How can we plan for scale?”

Our one-day conference will discuss business models and strategies that enable rapid growth:

  • Getting the Basics Right: How to develop models that scale?
  • Aligning Missions: How to set expectations and manage partnership complexities?
  • Overcoming Constraints: How to identify operation and distribution strategies to reach “the last mile?”

Join us for a lively discussion as we explore lessons learned from companies and organizations that have scaled around the world. Click here to learn about our speakers and register to attend. We look forward to welcoming you to the Fletcher School!